Thursday, September 26, 2013

Halloween 2013 in Charleston South Carolina

Charleston SC Halloween events include terrifying haunted attractions, trick or treating, costume contests, corn mazes, haunted tours and more!

Celebrate this spooky season at South Carolina's largest haunted event! Boone Hall Fright Nights features four terrifying attractions and an All You Dare to Scare Pass that allows visitors to face their fears at each haunted site!

Don't let the fun stop there! Charleston Halloween attractions will provide fun and entertainment for the entire family! Run from Zombies in the rUNdead Charleston 5k, make your way through the West Farm Corn Maze, trick or treat at the Charleston Museum and experience the Dark Side of Charleston with Bulldog Tours!

Visiting from out of town to celebrate Halloween in Charleston? Make reservations today at one of these Charleston hotels! We look forward to seeing you at these haunted attractions in Charleston SC!

2013 Halloween Events in Charleston South Carolina:

Boone Hall Fright Nights
September 27 & 28, 2013
October 4-6, 10-13, 17-20, 24-27, 30-31, 2013
November 1-2, 2013

Boone Hall Fright Nights is South Carolina's largest Haunted event with 4 terrifying attractions that are re-themed every year. 2013 attractions include Castle Mid-Evil, Zombie Town, the Wicked Woods Hayride, and Little Amy's Nightmare in 3D. Purchase the All You Dare to Scare Pass to experience all 4 attractions for one discount price! Call 843-884-4371 for more information!

West Farm Corn Maze
September 27 - October 27, 2013
Visit Moncks Corner's Wild, Wild West Corn Maze this fall season! Walk through the 2.8 mile Wild West themed corn maze and participate in the FSI: Farm Scene Investigation. Farmer Joe is missing and there are seven farm animal suspects that need to be investigated. Collect the evidence to find the weapon and the location where the crime took place. Visitors will also enjoy the .3 mile corn maze in the shape of a pumpkin, the Pumpkin Barn, a Farm Zoo, Hay Rides and more! Call 843-408-2284 for more information.

The Haunted Jail Tour in Charleston

7PM, 8PM, 9PM & 10PM Nightly
Join us for a behind the scenes tour of The Old City Jail, which housed some of Charleston’s most infamous criminals, 19th century pirates and Civil War prisoners. The Old City Jail was in operation from 1802 until 1939 and most of the building’s original structures remain intact including the cells and warden’s quarters. The Haunted Jail Tour takes you through the cells, hallways and into the places where Charleston’s worst criminals lived and died. This is one of our most popular Charleston ghost tours.Call 843-722-8687 to make reservations! Click here for a $2 coupon!

Where the Wild Things Are - Halloween Classical Kids Concert
October 26, 2013 at 1PM
Learn about the instruments and musicians of a Brass Quintet during this special Halloween Classical Kids Concert!  Come dressed in your favorite costume and be prepared to take part in the Wild Rumpus! Call 843-763-4941 for ticket information.

rUNdead Charleston 5K
October 26, 2013 from 3PM - 10PM

The rUNdead 5K trail course winds and weaves through the woods, clearings, over bridges, across creeks and along the edges of ponds just before sunset. Those who choose to be RUNNERS must compete not only against the clock, but rugged terrain, low lighting and narrow pathways. Also, you’ll be running from and around ZOMBIES! Before, during and after the actual race there will be live entertainment, music, a costume contest, youth area, vendors, food, beer and an AFTERMATH party to die for. Click here for additional information.

Halloween Carnival at Goose Creek Community Center

October 26, 2013 from 5PM - 7PM
Celebrate Halloween with free carnival games and candy, a free jump castle, a costume contest with prizes and a free cupcake walk! Call 843-569-4242 for more information.

Trick of Treat Toddler Day at The Charleston Museum
October 30, 2013 from 10AM - 11AM
Have a spooktacular day painting a pumpkin, making a mask, and decorating a treat bag.  These classes are designed for toddlers (18 months - 3 years) and a parent, grandparent, or friend to play and explore in The Charleston Museum. Each program includes four craft projects as well as finger paints, a puppet stage, a sandbox, and more. Call 843-722-2996 for more information.

Haunted Tours by Bulldog Tours
Every Night of the Week
Bulldog Tours presents the Charleston Ghost and Dungeon Tour, the Dark Side of Charleston Tour, the Charleston Ghost and Graveyard Tour, and more this October 2013! Plan ahead so that you can attend each of these haunted events! You will hear fun and chilling stories of Charleston ghosts, haunted houses, Lowcountry superstitions and more on these exciting Charleston tours! Call 843-722-8687 to make your haunted tour reservations today!

Danielle Snyder
Charleston SC Events

Monday, September 2, 2013

Charleston SC September 2013 Events

Charleston South Carolina September 2013 events feature music festivals, live concerts, Charleston cruises, and more!

Conflict MMA Presents Carolina Cage Fights 13, Lt. Dan is performing live at the Citadel, and the North Charleston Coliseum and Performing Arts Center is welcoming popular comedians and musicians this September 2013 in Charleston, SC!

Mark your calendar today so that you can attend these exciting Charleston events. Visiting from out of town? Call our Charleston hotel partners to make your reservations today! 

September 2013 Charleston Events:

Blues and BBQ Harbor Cruises
September 5, 12, 19, & 26, 2013
Enjoy a two hour Charleston Harbor cruise that features a delicious Home Team BBQ Buffet and live blues music by well-known Blues Bands! Tickets are just $39.95 per person. Call 843-722-1112 to reserve your seats today!

Shaggin' On The Cooper
September 7, 2013 - Coastal Breeze Band
Dust off your dancing shoes and get ready for summer and Shaggin’ on the Pier! Live music will fill the air with local bands performing at the Mount Pleasant Pier. Gates open at 7:00pm and the music begins at 8:00pm. All ages are invited to let loose, breathe in the ocean breeze and dance the night away under the stars. Food and beverages will be available for purchase.

Conflict MMA Presents Carolina Cage Fights 13
September 14, 2013 at 7:00PM
Featuring our 155lb Pro Title fight with Joe "The Hitman" Elmore coming off of a huge knockout of Jerrid Burke in Bellator versus Charleston MMA's own Jeremy "the Lil Beast" Severn after his 2nd round submission in June against Georgia's high ranked Lawson mcClure. Other fighters featured: Stryker Huffman, Chad Booth, Joe Council, Mike Hazzard, Buddy Barre, Kenny "The Karate Kid" Pham, and many more exciting bouts. Call 843-529-5000 for more information.

Lt. Dan Rocks the Citadel
September 14, 2013 at 5:30PM
Gary Sinise and the Lt. Dan Band will be performing in honor of some of our nation's most severely injured Veterans at Johnson Hagood Stadium! More than 200 of these Veterans and their Caregivers from all over the country will be attending. This is a chance for our community to show their gratitude for these Veterans' sacrifice as well as see an incredible show. Please visit or any Charleston Visitor Center for tickets and additional details. All proceeds from this event go straight to the Independence Fund (a non-profit organizations run entirely by combat Veterans). Let's show the world how much Charleston appreciates our Veterans!

Blackwater Ukelele Festival
September 14, 2013
The Blackwater Ukelele Festival will be held at Cypress Gardens. The festival is put on by local ukulele enthusiasts. They kick the festival off with a workshop appropriate for the beginner through intermediate players. A free concert will be put on by the Charleston Hot Shots, a "Skiffle" band and The V-Tones, a unique ukulele swing band. Another unique feature is the Boat Jams, where ukulele players man the Bateau boats, 10-12 to a boat, and are rowed around the swamp singing and jamming together. Even the non-ukulele playing visitors to the park get a real kick out of it.

Steely Dan
September 15, 2013 at 7:30PM
Legendary jazz-rock icons Walter Becker and Donald Fagen have announced that STEELY DAN will hit the road again in 2013, taking their Mood Swings: 8 Miles To Pancake Day Tour to over four dozen stops throughout North America. Onstage, Donald and Walter will be joined by those same eight brilliant supporting musicians, now appearing as The Bipolar Allstars, along with The Borderline Brats — three sublime, soulful songbirds.

Boone Hall Fright Nights presents Running Scared
September 22, 2013
Just prior to the official opening of Boone Hall Fright Nights, come experience an all new event that is sure to get your heart pounding. Running Scared is a 5K run, walk, crawl, however you can make it through the Zombie Apocalypse course. As you run through Zombie infested woods at Boone Hall containing Fright Nights sets and scenes; including the all new attraction for 2013 - ZOMBIE TOWN. The object of this run is not to be the fastest (no one will be timed), but to make it to the finish line without being infected. Then join in the ultimate Zombie Bash with music, food, beer and more. This is going to be one “killer” day. 

Sigur Rós
September 25, 2013 at 7:30PM
Sigur Rós announced the ultimate U.S. leg of their globe-spanning tour, which will consist of a final, 20-show run including a stop at the North Charleston Coliseum, September 25th! The tour began a year ago on the East Coast trailing the release of the band’s sixth studio album Valtari, and will continue following next week’s release of its hard-rocking successor, Kveikur (out June 18th). Sigur Rós’ acclaimed live show is not to be missed, and can be seen for the final time in the U.S. during their tour this fall – when it’s done, it’s done. Call 843-529-5000 for ticket information.

S H E Charleston
September 27, 2013 at 10AM
September 28, 2013 at 10AM
September 29, 2013 at 11AM
Introducing SHE…The Ultimate Girls’ Weekend!The SHE image and fresh features promise a buzz-worthy experience. The 3-day affair will be brimming with vendors, celebs and local leaders in fashion, beauty, cooking, entertainment, crafts and healthy living. SHE is a party, a culinary experience, a learning opportunity and a shopping spree all rolled in to one. With fashion shows, demonstrations, giveaways, celebrity appearances and hundreds of mini boutiques, SHE Charleston is the ultimate girls’ weekend for the Lowcountry – a celebration of everything woman.

Rodney Carrington
September 27, 2013 at 8PM
Texas native, Rodney Carrington has been making audiences laugh for almost twenty years with his unique brand of stand-up comedy. The country singer-songwriter has recorded eight major label comedy albums which have sold more than two million copies … two of which have been certified Gold. His albums include such hit comedy-inspired songs as “Dancin’ With a Man”, “Show Them to Me” and “Don’t Look Now”. Do not miss your chance to see Rodney Carrington perform live at the North Charleston Performing Arts Center this September 2013! Call 843-529-5000 for ticket information.

Grace Potter & The Nocturnals
September 28, 2013
The cumulative effects of years of constant touring and the commensurate building of a loyal base one fan at a time have begun to pay off big for Grace Potter & the Nocturnals. During the most recent leg of their Roar Tour, these road warriors, who have grown into a formidable live band during a near-decade of crisscrossing the country, consistently sold out shows, having to add multiple nights in several cities to meet the demand. The tour is quickly turning into one of the summer’s hottest tickets. Call 843-529-5000 for ticket information.

Weekend Getaway in Columbia SC:

Carolina Gamecocks Football Weekend Getaway
September 14, 2013
Join Cocky at Williams-Brice Stadium on September 14, 2013 to cheer on the Carolina Gamecocks football team. Dress in garnet and black to show your support for USC as they challenge Vanderbilt in Columbia, SC. Click here for the full schedule, parking information, and nearby hotels.

Charleston SC Events
Danielle Snyder